Does Poverty Leads to Crime?

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1.GOVERNMENT POLICY WHICH IS NOT FAIR.ERROR IN DISTRIBUTION OF INCOME FOR ALL PEOPLE ESPECIALLY POOR PEOPLE.IT CREATES POVERTY AMONG PEOPLE.THERE IS NO POLICY TO HELP POOR PEOPLE.GOVERNMENT TENDS TO BLAME POOR PEOPLE FOR BARRIERS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.E.G. APARTHEID RULES.AFRICAN GOVERNMENT LEAD BY WHITE PEOPLE DISCRIMINATE BLACK PEOPLE B. 2.Higher unemployment would certainly increase poverty and at the same time lead to more crime due to depression associated with being unemployed. Personal income per capita, which is inversely correlated with the poverty level, still may increase crime since greater wealth means greater benefits to thieves and robbers. Furthermore, because of social class gaps, personal income per capita rates may not affect poverty to a great extent (the income may be concentrated in a small percentage of the population).It might even accentuate the difference between the upper and lower classes, thereby inducing more crime. 3.In addition, racism towards minorities can lead to lower wages and fewer jobs, resulting in higher poverty rates. •LACKING OF EDUCATION

-POOR PEOPLE CAN’T PROVIDE EDUCATION TO THEMSELVES AND THEIR SON AS THEY DON’T HAVE ENOUGH MONEY.EDUCATION PLAY A BIG ROLE IN DEVELOPING PEOPLE MORAL AND THINKING -Moreover, poverty may lead to an actual or perceived inferior education, which would cause youth to count on less access to quality schools, jobs, and role models, decreasing the opportunity costs of crime and increasing the probability of youth spending time on the street associating with gangs, etc •THE FORCE OF LIFE-Poverty can lead to high levels of stress that in turn may lead individuals to commit theft, robbery, or other violent acts. •THE MENTALITY OF POOR PEOPLE- Crime offers a way in which impoverished people can obtain material goods that they cannot attain through legitimate means. Often threat or force can help them...
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